Benjamin Weissman

List of John Benjamins publications for which Benjamin Weissman plays a role.


Terkourafi, Marina, Lydia Catedral, Iftikhar Haider, Farzad Karimzad, Jeriel Melgares, Cristina Mostacero-Pinilla, Julie Nelson and Benjamin Weissman 2018 Uncivil Twitter: A sociopragmatic analysisJournal of Language Aggression and Conflict 6:1, pp. 26–57
Using four tweets by Steven Salaita about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict that resulted in the retraction of his academic job offer in September 2014 as our case study, we investigate the role of Twitter in the shaping and reception of the controversial messages. Our analysis combines Gricean… read more | Article